Rules require broker-dealers, mutual funds, investment advisers to adopt red flag, identity theft programs.
If you know someone's phone, Social Security or credit card number, you have a direct link to their identity.
Monitoring children's social networking sites for cyber bullying and reputation smearing among services.
Ex-staffer at Somerville Municipal FCU in Somerville, Mass., convicted of identity fraud, barred by NCUA.
Foundation planning "Protect Your Identity" week with partners: Set for Oct. 20-27.
Report says while many of this older generation are willing to use new technologies, many are not aware of the resources available to help protect their identities.
Credit union's loss in $243,000 fraudulent transfer case called an example of difficulty dealing with identity theft.
Consumers rank identity theft alerts, and credit reporting high among services, and they’re willing to pay around $3 or $4 a month to use them.
Aware staff at $153 million River City Credit Union in San Antonio were able to stop a possible fraud and help capture the suspect.
A website that offers best practices for identity theft prevention and services for consumers and businesses has been launched by the Consumer Federation of America.